What’s On in 2018


Unless otherwise stated, events are for Members and their Guests only.

Members can book via the office, or by completing and returning the booking form found in your City & County.

Mrs Jackie Salmon, Administrator, 0191 281 6266. Email



Thursday 25 January  – Max Adams’ talk on St Cuthbert & the Vikings, Stannington Village Hall.

Monday 19 February – Talk and Tour of The People’s Theatre, Heaton.

Thursday 8 March – Annual RGS Lecture: Lord Curry – the Impact of Brexit on Rural Northumberland, Newcastle Royal Grammar School, Jesmond.

The RGS lecture is open to all – everyone is welcome, but please book via the Society

Thursday 19th April – ‘Remaking Beamish’ project, and tour of the stores – Beamish Open Air Museum

Friday 18th May – Tour of The Sill Landscape Discovery Centre, and talk on the Kielderhead Wildwood Project

Monday 11th June – AGM  – 7.00pm, Clock Room, Blagdon Hall.

Sunday 1 July – Exclusive tour of Cragend Farm, Rothbury

Wednesday 11th July – Jewish Newcastle; a visit to the United Hebrew Synagogue in Gosforth

Tuesday 14th August – Visit to the Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade